CAT scanner


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CAT scanner

n.
A CT scanner.
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The computerized axial tomograph, or CAT scanner, replaced the hospital's five-year-old scanner, said Shelley Comelison, director of radiology at the hospital.
A modified medical whole body CAT scanner was used for this study at the Tomographic Imaging and Porous Media (TIPM) laboratory in Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
You know, get them all to have one CAT scanner instead of three.
I remember reaching for my keys to the van, and the next thing I know, I was in a CAT scanner at Maine Medical Center," says Mitchell.
Taking advantage of new astronomical instruments capable of detecting cosmic neutrinos, a team of researchers hopes to use these wraithlike particles from space as a planet-size CAT scanner for revealing Earth's inner structure.
Working much like a giant CAT scanner, the seismic arrays were used to sense, from all directions,the waves generated by numerous distant earthquakes and underground blasts.
Supply of different x ray instruments required for the X - Ray Division in four lots including (a) a PACS & RIS data storage instrument, (b) an ultrasonic waves instrument for High End Check-Ups, (c) another ultrasonic interventional U/S instrument & (d) an electronic injector instrument for the cat scanner in four lots.
NHS patients could end up waiting weeks until it's their hospital's turn to use their own CAT scanner.
If you take something like a Cat scanner you might have it assembled in the US and France, its medical imaging coming from the UK and other parts from Israel and China.
The idea of the CAT scanner was born, following similar work done independently by Allan Cormack in South Africa.